5 days old
2018-07-122018-08-11
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Work Schedule: Full time

40 hours per week, evening and weekend work may be required

 Compensation: $14-19 per hour, depending on experience, plus benefits

RESPONSIBILITIES

Programmatic:

  1. Provide one-on-one personal financial counseling for small business owners and housing clients as needed.
  2. Assist in implementing YNDC’s financial literacy program, including administration of intake, scheduling, and file management for both small business and housing counseling program clients.
  3. Develop client streams for small business programming.
    1. Conduct outreach related to the program.
    2. Complete client intake for the program.
  4. Assist small business clients with accessing additional resources including technical assistance, grants, and loans.

Communications:

  1. Develop and maintain strong relationships with critical partners including: small business development agencies, banks, community organizations, and neighborhood groups.
  2. Manage and conduct outreach to businesses on neighborhood corridors and highlight neighborhood businesses through YNDC’s marketing channels.

Administration:

  1. Maintain program and client files including: creation of new files and handling of all program and client filing in accordance with applicable regulations.
  2. Assist in completing grant compliance and reporting.
  3. Maintain a current working knowledge of significant developments, trends, and best practices in the field of neighborhood development, financial coaching, and community lending.

Requirements

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Bachelor’s degree in business administration, social work, or related field from an accredited college or university.
  2. Three plus years of increasingly responsible experience in business, social work, banking, or a related field.
  3. Fluency in both English and Spanish.
  4. High level of organization and detail.
  5. High level of professional ethics.
  6. Excellent written/oral communication skills and ability to utilize new technologies for communication.
  7. Ability to manage relationships with program clients.
  8. Ability to manage multiple projects/workloads simultaneously and prioritize effectively.
  9. Ability to proactively solve problems with sound judgment and intuition.
  10. Experience using Adobe Reader and Microsoft Office: Excel and Word.
  11. Experience using Google functions, specifically Gmail and Google Calendar.
  12. Ability to effectively communicate the organization’s mission and vision.
  13. Ability to work independently of and in collaboration with other staff of the organization.
  14. Strong understanding of budgeting and personal finance.
  15. Good personal credit. Applicant’s personal credit report will be reviewed prior to hiring decision.
  16. Ability to provide financial, credit, and small business development training and receive and maintain certification necessary for housing counseling within one year.
  17. Proven experience in working with neighborhood constituencies in urban neighborhoods.

TO APPLY, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:

Email: info@yndc.org - Attn: Tiffany Sokol

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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